Publications

Listed by date in ascending order

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October 2013

Visualization of contact line motion on hydrophobic textures, K. M. Smyth, A. T. Paxson, H-M Kwon, K. K. Varanasi, Surface Innovations, v 1, n 2, October 2013

September 2013

Chip-integrated ultrafast graphene photodetector with high responsivity
X. Gan, R.J. Shiue, Y. Gao, I. Meric, T. F. Heinz, K. Shepard, J. Hone, S. Assefa, & D. Englund, Nature Photonics, September 15, 2013

The effect of copper pre-cleaning on graphene synthesis
Kim, Soo Min (Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Hsu, Allen; Lee, Yi-Hsien; Dresselhaus, Mildred; Palacios, Tomás; Kim, Ki Kang; Kong, Jing Source: Nanotechnology, v 24, n 36, September 13, 2013

AlGaN/AlN/GaN High-electron-mobility transistors fabricated with Au-free technology
Liu, Zhihong (Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology, Singapore 138602, Singapore); Sun, Min; Lee, Hyung-Seok; Heuken, Michael; Palacios, Tomá Source: Applied Physics Express, v 6, n 9, September 2013

The application of oxidative chemical vapor deposition (oCVD) PEDOT to textured and non-planar photovoltaic device geometries for enhanced light trapping
Howden, R. M., Flores, E.J., Bulovic, V. & Gleason, K. K. (2013). Organic Electronics, v 14, n 9, pp. 2257-2268, September 2013.                  

An equivalent network representation of a clamped bimorph piezoelectric micromachined ultrasonic transducer with circular and annular electrodes using matrix manipulation techniques
Sammoura, Firas (Microsystems Engineering, Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates); Smyth, Katherine; Kim, Sang-Gook Source: IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control, v 60, n 9, p 1989-2003, 2013

August 2013

Pulsed evaporative transient thermometry for temporally-resolved thermal measurements
Xiao, Rong (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Wang, Evelyn N. Source: International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, v 67, p 147-152, 2013.

PH sensing properties of graphene solution-gated field-effect transistors
Mailly-Giacchetti, Benjamin (Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Hsu, Allen; Wang, Han; Vinciguerra, Vincenzo; Pappalardo, Francesco; Occhipinti, Luigi; Guidetti, Elio; Coffa, Salvatore; Kong, Jing; Palacios, Tomás Source: Journal of Applied Physics, v 114, n 8, August 28, 2013.

Impact of chlorine functionalization on high-mobility chemical vapor deposition grown graphene
Zhang, Xu (Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Hsu, Allen; Wang, Han; Song, Yi; Kong, Jing; Dresselhaus, Mildred S.; Palacios, Tomás Source: ACS Nano, v 7, n 8, p 7262-7270, August 27, 2013

Photonic crystal structures for light trapping in thin-film Si solar cells: Modeling, process and optimizations
Sheng, Xing (Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA); Broderick, Lirong Z.; Kimerling, Lionel C. Source: Optics Communications, 2013

Formation of low resistance ohmic contacts in GaN-based high electron mobility transistors with BCl3 surface plasma treatment
Fujishima, Tatsuya (Microsystems Technology Laboratories, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139-4307, United States); Joglekar, Sameer; Piedra, Daniel; Lee, Hyung-Seok; Zhang, Yuhao; Uedono, Akira; Palacios, Tomás Source: Applied Physics Letters, v 103, n 8, August 19, 2013.

Ultrasonic Imaging Transceiver Design for CMUT: A Three-Level 30-Vpp Pulse-Shaping Pulser With Improved Efficiency and a Noise-Optimized Receiver
Chen, Kailiang; Lee, Hae-Seung; Chandrakasan, Anantha P.; Sodini, Charles G. Source: IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits, August 15, 2013.

A reconfigurable plasmofluidic lens
Chenglong Zhao, Yongmin Liu, Yanhui Zhao, Nicholas Fang & Tony Jun Huang, Nature Communications, v 4 , n 2305, August 9, 2013.

Thickness dependence of structural and electrical properties of thin InN grown by radio-frequency plasma-assisted molecular beam epitaxy
Sakaguchi, Junichi (Ritsumeikan University, Kusatsu, Shiga 525-8577, Japan); Araki, Tsutomu; Fujishima, Tatsuya; Matioli, Elison; Palacios, Tomas; Nanishi, Yasushi Source: Japanese Journal of Applied Physics, v 52, n 8 PART 2, August 2013, Recent Advances in Nitride Semiconductors.

Influence of Li2O2 morphology on oxygen reduction and evolution kinetics in Li-O2 batteries
Gallant, Betar M. (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge MA 02139, United States); Kwabi, David G.; Mitchell, Robert R.; Zhou, Jigang; Thompson, Carl V.; Shao-Horn, Yang Source: Energy and Environmental Science, v 6, n 8, p 2518-2528, August 2013

Depletion-mode carrier-plasma optical modulator in zero-change advanced CMOS
Shainline, Jeffrey M. (Department of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309, United States); Orcutt, Jason S.; Wade, Mark T.; Nammari, Kareem; Moss, Benjamin; Georgas, Michael; Sun, Chen; Ram, Rajeev J.; Stojanovic, Vladimir; Popovic, Miloš A. Source: Optics Letters, v 38, n 15, p 2657-2659, August 1, 2013.

Analytic solution for N-electrode actuated piezoelectric disk with application to piezoelectric micromachined ultrasonic transducers
Smyth, Katherine (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, United States); Bathurst, Stephen; Sammoura, Firas; Kim, Sang-Gook Source: IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control, v 60, n 8, p 1756-1767, August 2013.

Technique for efficient evaluation of SRAM timing failure
Qazi, Masood (Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Tikekar, Mehul; Dolecek, Lara; Shah, Devavrat; Chandrakasan, Anantha P. Source: IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) Systems, v 21, n 8, p 1558-1562, 2013

SWIFT: A low-power network-on-chip implementing the token flow control router architecture with swing-reduced interconnects
Postman, Jacob (Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97333, United States); Krishna, Tushar; Edmonds, Christopher; Peh, Li-Shiuan; Chiang, Patrick Source: IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) Systems, v 21, n 8, p 1432-1446, 2013

July 2013

A review of MBE grown 0D, 1D and 2D quantum structures in a nanowire
Mata, Maria De La (Institut de Ciència de Materials de Barcelona, ICMAB-CSIC Campus de la UAB, E-08193 Bellaterra CAT, Spain); Zhou, Xiang; Furtmayr, Florian; Teubert, Jörg; Gradecak, Silvija; Eickhoff, Martin; Fontcuberta I Morral, Anna; Arbiol, Jordi Source: Journal of Materials Chemistry C, v 1, n 28, p 4300-4312, July 28, 2013

Interaction of a Contact Resonance of Microspheres with Surface Acoustic Waves
N. Boechler, J. K. Eliason, A. Kumar, A. A. Maznev, K. A. Nelson, and N. Fang, Phys. Rev. Lett., v 111, n 036103, July 17 2013.

Threshold voltage control by gate oxide thickness in fluorinated GaN metal-oxide-semiconductor high-electron-mobility transistors
Zhang, Yuhao (Microsystems Technology Laboratories, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Sun, Min; Joglekar, Sameer J.; Fujishima, Tatsuya; Palacios, Tomás Source: Applied Physics Letters, v 103, n 3, July 15, 2013.

M. Swanwick, P. D. Keathley, F. X. Kärtner, and L. F. Velásquez-García, “Nanostructured Silicon Photo-cathodes for X-ray Generation,” Technical Digest of the 26th International Vacuum Nanoelectronics Conference (IVNC 2013), Roanoke VA, July 8 – 12 2013.

R. Hobbs, Y. Yang, P.D. Keathley, W.S. Graves, F.X. Kaertner, M.E. Swanwick, L.F. Velásquez-García, and K. Berggren, “Optically Actuated Nanostructured Electron-emitter Arrays,Technical Digest of the 26th International Vacuum Nanoelectronics Conference (IVNC 2013), Roanoke VA, July 8 – 12 2013.

A. Fomani, L. F. Velásquez-García, and A. I. Akinwande, “A Low-voltage High-pressure Field Ionizer for Portable Analytical Instruments,” Technical Digest of the 26th International Vacuum Nanoelectronics Conference (IVNC 2013), Roanoke VA, July 8 – 12 2013.

An investigation on the dissolution of synthetic brannerite (UTi 2O6)
Charalambous, F.A. (Centre for Advanced Materials and Industrial Chemistry, School of Applied Sciences, RMIT University, GPO Box 2476, Melbourne, VIC 3001, Australia); Ram, R.; McMaster, S.; Tardio, J.; Bhargava, S.K. Source: Hydrometallurgy, v 139, p 1-8, July 2013.

June 2013

Planar silicon nitride mid-infrared devices
Tai Lin, Pao (Materials Processing Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MA, Cambridge, 02139, United States); Singh, Vivek; Kimerling, Lionel; Murthy Agarwal, Anuradha Source: Applied Physics Letters, v 102, n 25, June 24, 2013

High-Throughput Ionic Liquid Electrospray Sources Based on Dense Monolithic Arrays of Emitters with Integrated Extractor Grid and Carbon Nanotube Flow Control Structures
F. A. Hill, P. Ponce de Leon, and L. F. Velásquez-García,Technical Digest of the 17th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems (Transducers 2013), Barcelona, Spain, pp. 2644 – 2647, June 16 – 20 2013.

Ultrafast Photo-Triggered Field Emission Cathodes Using Massive, Uniform Arrays Of Nano-Sharp High-Aspect-Ratio Silicon Structures,
M. Swanwick, P. D. Keathley, F. X. Kärtner, and L. F. Velásquez-García, Technical Digest of the 17th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems (Transducers 2013), Barcelona, Spain, pp. 2680 – 2683, June 16 – 20 2013.

May 2013

High temperature nanostructures for thermophotovoltaics
Lee, H.J. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, United States); Smyth, K.M.; Kim, S.G. Source: Technical Proceedings of the 2013 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Expo, NSTI-Nanotech 2013, v 3, p 505-508, 2013, Technical Proceedings of the 2013 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Expo, NSTI-Nanotech 2013.

Optically Actuated Nanostructured Electron-Emitter Arrays
R. G. Hobbs, Y. Yang, P. D. Keathley, William S. Graves, F. X. Kärtner, K. K. Berggren, M. Swanwick, and L. F. Velásquez-García, presented to the 57th International Conference on Electron, Ion, and Photon Beam Technology and Nanofabrication, Nashville TN, May 28 – 31 2013.

Terahertz plasmonics in ferroelectric-gated graphene
D. Jin, A. Kumar, K. H. Fung, J. Xu and N. X. Fang, Appl. Phys. Lett., v 102, n 201118, May 24 2013.

Mid-infrared silicon platform for chip-scale chemical sensors
Lin, Pao Tai (Microphotonics Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, United States); Lin, Hao-Yu Greg; Singh, Vivek; Patel, Neil Sunil; Hu, Juejun; Richardson, Kathleen; Luzinov, Igor; Hensley, Joel; Kimerling, Lionel; Agarwal, Anuradha Murthy Source: Technical Proceedings of the 2013 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Expo, NSTI-Nanotech 2013, v 2, p 48-50, May 12-15, 2013.

In situ transmission electron microscopy observations of electrochemical oxidation of Li2O2
Zhong, Li (Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, United States); Mitchell, Robert R.; Liu, Yang; Gallant, Betar M.; Thompson, Carl V.; Huang, Jian Yu; Mao, Scott X.; Shao-Horn, Yang Source: Nano Letters, v 13, n 5, p 2209-2214, May 8, 2013.

Heteroepitaxial growth of GaP/ZnS nanocable with superior optoelectronic response
Hu, Linfeng (Department of Materials Science, Fudan University, Shanghai 200433, China); Brewster, Megan M.; Xu, Xiaojie; Tang, Chengchun; Gradecak, Silvija; Fang, Xiaosheng Source: Nano Letters, v 13, n 5, p 1941-1947, May 8, 2013.

Unified Theory of Oscillator Phase Noise I: White Noise
Loh, William; Yegnanarayanan, Siva; Ram, Rajeev J.; Juodawlkis, Paul W. Source: IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, May 6, 2013.

L-shaped resonant microring (LRM) modulator
Tlmurdogau, Erman (Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Sorace-Agaskar, Cheryl M.; Watts, Michael R. Source: 2013 Optical Interconnects Conference, OI 2013, p 19-20, 2013, 2013 Optical Interconnects Conference, OI 2013 May 5-8, 2013.

Development of a chip-to-chip optical interconnect system
Mu, Jianwei (Microphotonics Center and Department of Materials Science, Engineering Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Ragunathan, Vivek; Zhang, Lin; Okamoto, Shintaro; Kimerling, Lionel C.; Michel, Jurgen Source: 2013 Optical Interconnects Conference, OI 2013, p 116-117, 2013, 2013 Optical Interconnects Conference, OI 2013 May 5-8, 2013.

Integrated microring tuning in deep-trench bulk CMOS
Sun, Chen (Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Timurdogan, Erman; Watts, Michael R.; Stojanovic, Vladimir Source: 2013 Optical Interconnects Conference, OI 2013, p 54-55, 2013, 2013 Optical Interconnects Conference, OI 2013.

Integration of silicon photonics in a bulk CMOS memory flow
Meade, Roy (Micron Technology, Inc., Process R and D, Boise, ID, United States); Tehar-Zahav, Ofer; Sternberg, Zvi; Megged, Efraim; Sandhu, Gurtej; Orcutt, Jason S.; Ram, Rajeev; Stojanovic, Vladimir; Michael, R.; Timurdogan, Erman; Shainline, Jeffrey; Popovic, Milos Source: 2013 Optical Interconnects Conference, OI 2013, p 114-115, 2013, 2013 Optical Interconnects Conference, OI 2013.

Scalable electrical-optical thermal simulator for multicores with optical interconnects
Chen, Yu-Hsin (Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Sun, Chen; Stojanovic, Vladimir Source: 2013 Optical Interconnects Conference, OI 2013, p 3-4, 2013, 2013 Optical Interconnects Conference, OI 2013.

Demonstration of high-Q mid-infrared chalcogenide glass-on-silicon resonators
Lin, Hongtao (Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, United States); Li, Lan; Zou, Yi; Danto, Sylvain; Musgraves, J. David; Richardson, Kathleen; Kozacik, Stephen; Murakowski, Maciej; Prather, Dennis; Lin, Pao T.; Singh, Vivek; Agarwal, Anu; Kimerling, Lionel C.; Hu, Juejun Source: Optics Letters, v 38, n 9, p 1470-1472, May 1, 2013
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Vertical coupling of the middle atmosphere during stratospheric warming events
Miller, Andreas (Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Bundesstr, 53, D-20146 Hamburg, Germany); Schmidt, Hauke; Bunzel, Felix Source: Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, v 97, p 11-21, May 2013.

Effect of germanium fraction on the effective minority carrier lifetime in thin film amorphous-Si/crystalline-Si1xGex/crystalline-Si heterojunction solar cells
Hadi, S.A. (Masdar Inst. of Sci. & Technol., Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates); Hashemi, P.; DiLello, N.; Polyzoeva, E.; Nayfeh, A.; Hoyt, J.L. Source: AIP Advances, v 3, n 5, p 052119 (6 pp.), May 2013

April 2013

Stabilized CdSe-CoPi composite photoanode for light-assisted water oxidation by transformation of a CdSe/Cobalt metal thin film; Costi, Ronny (Department of Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Young, Elizabeth R.; Bulovic, Vladimir; Nocera, Daniel G.; ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, v 5, n 7, p 2364-2367, April 10, 2013

Synthesis and transfer of single-layer transition metal disulfides on diverse surfaces
Lee, Yi-Hsien (Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Yu, Lili; Wang, Han; Fang, Wenjing; Ling, Xi; Shi, Yumeng; Lin, Cheng-Te; Huang, Jing-Kai; Chang, Mu-Tung; Chang, Chia-Seng; Dresselhaus, Mildred; Palacios, Tomas; Li, Lain-Jong; Kong, Jing; Nano Letters, v 13, n 4, p 1852-1857, April 10, 2013

Resolution limits of electron-beam lithography toward the atomic scale
Manfrinato, Vitor R. (Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Zhang, Lihua; Su, Dong; Duan, Huigao; Hobbs, Richard G.; Stach, Eric A.; Berggren, Karl K.; Nano Letters, v 13, n 4, p 1555-1558, April 10, 2013

Rapid identification of stacking orientation in isotopically labeled chemical-vapor grown bilayer graphene by Raman spectroscopy
Fang, Wenjing (Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Hsu, Allen L.; Caudillo, Roman; Song, Yi; Birdwell, A. Glen; Zakar, Eugene; Kalbac, Martin; Dubey, Madan; Palacios, Tomás; Dresselhaus, Millie S.; Araujo, Paulo T.; Kong, Jing; Nano Letters, v 13, n 4, p 1541-1548, April 10, 2013

Wettability of graphene
Raj, Rishi (Device Research Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Maroo, Shalabh C.; Wang, Evelyn N.; Nano Letters, v 13, n 4, p 1509-1515, April 10, 2013

Mechanisms of morphological evolution of Li2O2 particles during electrochemical growth
Mitchell, Robert R. (Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Gallant, Betar M.; Shao-Horn, Yang; Thompson, Carl V.; Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, v 4, n 7, p 1060-1064, April 4, 2013

Large inherent optical gain from the direct gap transition of Ge thin films
Wang, Xiaoxin (Thayer School of Engineering, Dartmouth College, 14 Engineering Drive, Hanover, NH 03755, United States); Kimerling, Lionel C.; Michel, Jurgen; Liu, Jifeng; Applied Physics Letters, v 102, n 13, April 1, 2013

Air-clad silicon pedestal structures for broadband mid-infrared microphotonics
Lin, Pao Tai (Materials Processing Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Singh, Vivek; Cai, Yan; Kimerling, Lionel C.; Agarwal, Anu; Optics Letters, v 38, n 7, p 1031-1033, April 1, 2013

A 2.4 GHz Multi-Channel FBAR-based transmitter with an integrated pulse-shaping power amplifier
Paidimarri, A. (Massachusetts Inst. of Technol. (MIT), Cambridge, MA, United States); Nadeau, P.M.; Mercier, P.P.; Chandrakasan, A.P.; IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits, v 48, n 4, p 1042-54, April 2013

March 2013

Controlled placement of colloidal quantum dots in sub-15 nm clusters
Manfrinato, Vitor R. (Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Wanger, Darcy D.; Strasfeld, David B.; Han, Hee-Sun; Marsili, Francesco; Arrieta, Jose P.; Mentzel, Tamar S.; Bawendi, Moungi G.; Berggren, Karl K.; Nanotechnology, v 24, n 12, March 29, 2013

Response to Comment on the origins of pressure-induced phase transitions during the surface texturing of silicon using femtosecond laser irradiation
Smith, Matthew J. (Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Sher, Meng-Ju; Franta, Ben; Lin, Yu-Ting; Mazur, Eric; Gradecak, S.; Journal of Applied Physics, v 113, n 12, March 28, 2013

Carbon-nanotube-embedded hydrogel sheets for engineering cardiac constructs and bioactuators
Shin, Su Ryon (Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 65 Landsdowne Street, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Jung, Sung Mi; Zalabany, Momen; Kim, Keekyoung; Zorlutuna, Pinar; Kim, Sang Bok; Nikkhah, Mehdi; Khabiry, Masoud; Azize, Mohamed; Kong, Jing; Wan, Kai-Tak; Palacios, Tomas; Dokmeci, Mehmet R.; Bae, Hojae; Tang, Xiaowu; Khademhosseini, Ali; ACS Nano, v 7, n 3, p 2369-2380, March 26, 2013

Isoporous micro/nanoengineered membranes
Warkiani, Majid Ebrahimi (BioSystems and Micromechanics (BioSyM) IRG, Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART) Centre, Singapore 138602, Singapore); Bhagat, Ali Asgar S.; Khoo, Bee Luan; Han, Jongyoon; Lim, Chwee Teck; Gong, Hai Qing; Fane, Anthony Gordon; ACS Nano, v 7, n 3, p 1882-1904, March 26, 2013

Negative pressures in nanoporous membranes for thin film evaporation
Xiao, Rong (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Maroo, Shalabh C.; Wang, Evelyn N.; Applied Physics Letters, v 102, n 12, March 25, 2013

Observation of suppressed terahertz absorption in photoexcited graphene
Frenzel, A.J. (Department of Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Lui, C.H.; Fang, W.; Nair, N.L.; Herring, P.K.; Jarillo-Herrero, P.; Kong, J.; Gedik, N.; Applied Physics Letters, v 102, n 11, March 18, 2013

Electrophoretic deposition of CdSe/ZnS quantum dots for light-emitting devices
Song, Katherine W. (Organic and Nanostructured Electronics Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, 13-3138, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Costi, Ronny; Bulovic, Vladimir; Advanced Materials, v 25, n 10, p 1420-1423, March 13, 2013

Singlet exciton fission in a hexacene derivative
Lee, Jiye (Energy Frontier Research Center for Excitonics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139c, United States); Bruzek, Matthew J.; Thompson, Nicholas J.; Sfeir, Matthew Y.; Anthony, John E.; Baldo, Marc A.; Advanced Materials, v 25, n 10, p 1445-1448, March 13, 2013

Synthesis of patched or stacked graphene and hBN flakes: A route to hybrid structure discovery
Kim, Soo Min (Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Hsu, Allen; Araujo, P.T.; Lee, Yi-Hsien; Palacios, Tomás; Dresselhaus, Mildred; Idrobo, Juan-Carlos; Kim, Ki Kang; Kong, Jing; Nano Letters, v 13, n 3, p 933-941, March 13, 2013

Low-temperature solution-processed solar cells based on PbS colloidal quantum dot/CdS heterojunctions
Chang, Liang-Yi (Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Lunt, Richard R.; Brown, Patrick R.; Bulovic, Vladimir; Bawendi, Moungi G.; Nano Letters, v 13, n 3, p 994-999, March 13, 2013

Broad electrical tuning of graphene-loaded plasmonic antennas
Yao, Yu. (School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, United States); Kats, Mikhail A.; Genevet, Patrice; Yu, Nanfang; Song, Yi; Kong, Jing; Capasso, Federico; Nano Letters, v 13, n 3, p 1257-1264, March 13, 2013

Shear flow of an electrically charged fluid by ion concentration polarization: Scaling laws for electroconvective vortices
Kwak, Rhokyun (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Pham, Van Sang; Lim, Kian Meng; Han, Jongyoon; Physical Review Letters, v 110, n 11, March 12, 2013

Study of gate oxide traps in HfO2/AlGaN/GaN metal-oxide- semiconductor high-electron-mobility transistors by use of ac transconductance method
Sun, X. (Yale University, 15 prospect St, New Haven, CT 06520, United States); Saadat, O.I.; Chang-Liao, K.S.; Palacios, T.; Cui, S.; Ma, T.P.; Applied Physics Letters, v 102, n 10, March 11, 2013

Method for characterization of Si waveguide propagation loss
Moresco, Michele (PhotonIC Corporation, 5800 Uplander Way, Los Angeles, CA 90230, United States); Romagnoli, Marco; Boscolo, Stefano; Midrio, Michele; Cherchi, Matteo; Hosseini, Ehsan Shah; Coolbaugh, Douglas; Watts, Michael R.; Dutt, Birendra; Optics Express, v 21, n 5, p 5391-5400, March 11, 2013

Ion doping of graphene for high-efficiency heterojunction solar cells
Li, Xinming (School of Materials Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China); Xie, Dan; Park, Hyesung; Zhu, Miao; Zeng, Tingying Helen; Wang, Kunlin; Wei, Jinquan; Wu, Dehai; Kong, Jing; Zhu, Hongwei; Nanoscale, v 5, n 5, p 1945-1948, March 7, 2013

The effect of block length upon structure, physical properties, and transport within a series of sulfonated poly(arylene ether sulfone)s
Fan, Yanfang (Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, United States); Cornelius, Chris J.; Lee, Hae-Seung; McGrath, James E.; Zhang, Mingqiang; Moore, Robert; Staiger, Chad L.; Journal of Membrane Science, v 430, p 106-112, March 1, 2013

Infrared absorption of n-type tensile-strained Ge-on-Si
Wang, Xiaoxin (Thayer School of Engineering, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH 03755, United States); Li, Haofeng; Camacho-Aguilera, Rodolfo; Cai, Yan; Kimerling, Lionel C.; Michel, Jurgen; Liu, Jifeng; Optics Letters, v 38, n 5, p 652-654, March 1, 2013

Adiabatic thermo-optic Mach-Zehnder switch
Watts, Michael R. (Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Sun, Jie; DeRose, Christopher; Trotter, Douglas C.; Young, Ralph W.; Nielson, Gregory N.; Optics Letters, v 38, n 5, p 733-735, March 1, 2013

Effect of synthetic accessibility on the commercial viability of organic photovoltaics
Osedach, Timothy P. (Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, United States); Andrew, Trisha L.; Bulovic, Vladimir; Energy and Environmental Science, v 6, n 3, p 711-718, March 2013

February 2013

Fano line shapes in transmission spectra of silicon photonic crystal resonators
Mehta, K.K. (Res. Lab. of Electron., Massachusetts Inst. of Technol., Cambridge, MA, United States); Orcutt, J.S.; Ram, R.J.; Applied Physics Letters, v 102, n 8, p 081109 (4 pp.), 25 Feb. 2013

Electronically controlled optical beam-steering by an active phased array of metallic nanoantennas
DeRose, C.T. (Sandia National Laboratories, PO Box 5800, Albuquerque, NM 87185, United States); Kekatpure, R.D.; Trotter, D.C.; Starbuck, A.; Wendt, J.R.; Yaacobi, A.; Watts, M.R.; Chettiar, U.; Engheta, N.; Davids, P.S.; Optics Express, v 21, n 4, p 5198-5208, February 25, 2013

A 1.23pJ/b 2.5Gb/s monolithically integrated optical carrier-injection ring modulator and all-digital driver circuit in commercial 45nm SOI
Moss, B.R. (Massachusetts Inst. of Technol., Cambridge, MA, United States); Chen Sun; Georgas, M.; Shainline, J.; Orcutt, J.S.; Leu, J.C.; Wade, M.; Yu-Hsin Chen; Nammari, K.; Xiaoxi Wang; Hanqing Li; Ram, R.; Popovic, M.A.; Stojanovic, V.; 2013 IEEE International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC 2013), p 126-7, 2013

Droplet mobility on lubricant-impregnated surfaces
Smith, J. David (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge MA, United States); Dhiman, Rajeev; Anand, Sushant; Reza-Garduno, Ernesto; Cohen, Robert E.; McKinley, Gareth H.; Varanasi, Kripa K.; Soft Matter, v 9, n 6, p 1772-1780, February 14, 2013

Controlled modulation of diameter and composition along individual III-V nitride nanowires
Lim, Sung Keun (Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Crawford, Sam; Haberfehlner, Georg; Gradecak, Silvija; Nano Letters, v 13, n 2, p 331-336, February 13, 2013

Disorder imposed limits of mono- and bilayer graphene electronic modification using covalent chemistry
Shih, Chih-Jen (Department of Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Wang, Qing Hua; Jin, Zhong; Paulus, Geraldine L. C.; Blankschtein, Daniel; Jarillo-Herrero, Pablo; Strano, Michael S.; Nano Letters, v 13, n 2, p 809-817, February 13, 2013

Multiplexed protease activity assay for low-volume clinical samples using droplet-based microfluidics and its application to endometriosis
Chen, Chia-Hung (Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Miller, Miles A.; Sarkar, Aniruddh; Beste, Michael T.; Isaacson, Keith B.; Lauffenburger, Douglas A.; Griffith, Linda G.; Han, Jongyoon; Journal of the American Chemical Society, v 135, n 5, p 1645-1648, February 6, 2013

Strong-field photoemission from silicon field emitter arrays
Keathley, Phillip D. (Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Sell, Alexander; Putnam, William P.; Guerrera, Stephen; Velásquez-García, Luis; Kärtner, Franz X.; Annalen der Physik, v 525, n 1-2, p 144-150, February 2013

January 2013

Quantitative analysis of anisotropic edge retraction by solid-state dewetting of thin single crystal films
Gye Hyun Kim (Dept. of Mater. Sci. & Eng., MIT, Cambridge, MA, United States); Zucker, R.V.; Jongpil Ye; Carter, W.C.; Thompson, C.V.; Journal of Applied Physics, v 113, n 4, p 043512 (10 pp.), 28 Jan. 2013

Multimode multidrop serial coalescence effects during condensation on hierarchical superhydrophobic surfaces
Rykaczewski, Konrad (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Paxson, Adam T.; Anand, Sushant; Chen, Xuemei; Wang, Zuankai; Varanasi, Kripa K.; Langmuir, v 29, n 3, p 881-891, January 22, 2013

Tunable ionic transport for a triangular nanochannel in a polymeric nanofluidic system
Kim, Bumjoo (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Pohang University of Science and Technology, San 31, Pohang, Gyeongbuk, Korea, Republic of); Heo, Joonseong; Kwon, Hyukjin J.; Cho, Seong J.; Han, Jongyoon; Kim, Sung Jae; Lim, Geunbae; ACS Nano, v 7, n 1, p 740-747, January 22, 2013

Depth-resolved cathodoluminescence spectroscopy of silicon supersaturated with sulfur
Fabbri, Filippo (IMEM-CNR Institute, viale Usberti 37/A, Parma, Italy); Smith, Matthew J.; Recht, Daniel; Aziz, Michael J.; Gradecak, Silvija; Salviati, Giancarlo; Applied Physics Letters, v 102, n 3, January 21, 2013

Hydrophobicity of rare-earth oxide ceramics
Azimi, Gisele (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA); Dhiman, Rajeev; Kwon, Hyuk-Min; Paxson, Adam T.; Varanasi, Kripa K.; Nature Materials, January 20, 2013
Article in Press

Batch-fabricated MEMS retarding potential analyzer for high-accuracy ion energy measurements
Heubel, E.V. (Massachusetts Inst. of Technol., Cambridge, MA, United States); Velasquez-Garcia, L.F.; 2013 IEEE 26th International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS), p 661-4, 2013

Jumping-droplet-enhanced condensation on scalable superhydrophobic nanostructured surfaces
Miljkovic, Nenad (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Enright, Ryan; Nam, Youngsuk; Lopez, Ken; Dou, Nicholas; Sack, Jean; Wang, Evelyn N.; Nano Letters, v 13, n 1, p 179-187, January 9, 2013

Fundamental insights into nanowire diameter modulation and the liquid/solid interface
Crawford, Sam (Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02143, United States); Lim, Sung Keun; Gradecak, Silvija; Nano Letters, v 13, n 1, p 226-232, January 9, 2013

Graphene cathode-based ZnO nanowire hybrid solar cells
Park, Hyesung (Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Chang, Sehoon; Jean, Joel; Cheng, Jayce J.; Araujo, Paulo T.; Wang, Mingsheng; Bawendi, Moungi G.; Dresselhaus, Mildred S.; Bulovic, Vladimir; Kong, Jing; Gradecak, Silvija; Nano Letters, v 13, n 1, p 233-239, January 9, 2013

Erratum: Using the G Raman cross-section to understand the phonon dynamics in bilayer graphene systems (Nano Letters (2012) 12:6 (2883-2887) DOI: 10.1021/nl300477)
Mafra, D.L.; Kong, J.; Sato, K.; Saito, R.; Dresselhaus, M.S.; Araujo, P.T.; Nano Letters, v 13, n 1, p 330, January 9, 2013

Large-scale nanophotonic phased array
Jie Sun (Res. Lab. of Electron., Massachusetts Inst. of Technol., Cambridge, MA, United States); Timurdogan, E.; Yaacobi, A.; Hosseini, E.S.; Watts, M.R.; Nature, v 493, n 7431, p 195-9, 9 Jan. 2013

A technique for spatially-resolved contact resistance-free electrical conductivity measurements of aligned-carbon nanotube/polymer nanocomposites
Mitchell, Robert R. (Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Ave., 13-5122, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Yamamoto, Namiko; Cebeci, Hülya; Wardle, Brian L.; Thompson, Carl V.; Composites Science and Technology, v 74, p 205-210, January 4, 2013

Microscale electrodialysis: Concentration profiling and vortex visualization
Kwak, Rhokyun (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Guan, Guofeng; Peng, Weng Kung; Han, Jongyoon; Desalination, v 308, p 138-146, January 2, 2013

Light-recycling within electronic displays using deep red and near infrared photoluminescent polarizers
Menéndez-Velázquez, Amador (Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Mulder, Carlijn L.; Thompson, Nicholas J.; Andrew, Trisha L.; Reusswig, Philip D.; Rotschild, Carmel; Baldo, Marc A.; Energy and Environmental Science, v 6, n 1, p 72-75, January 2013

2013

Hydrogen-excluded graphene synthesis via atmospheric pressure chemical vapor deposition
Shin, Yong Cheol (Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA); Kong, Jing; Carbon, 2013
Article in Press

Effects of carbon loading on the performance of functionalized carbon nanotube polymer heat sink for ultra high power light-emitting diode
Chen, S.H. (Singapore Inst. of Manuf. Technol., A*STAR, Singapore, Singapore); Tan, C.M.; Tan, E.; Kong, J.; Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE International Nanoelectronics Conference (INEC), p 81-4, 2013

Chemical and micro-structural characterisation studies on natural uraninite and associated gangue minerals
Ram, R. (Advanced Materials and Industrial Chemistry Center, School of Applied Sciences, RMIT University, GPO Box 2476, Melbourne, VIC 3001, Australia); Charalambous, F.A.; McMaster, S.; Pownceby, M.I.; Tardio, J.; Bhargava, S.K.; Minerals Engineering, v 45, p 159-169, 2013

Loess highway tunnel construction process of three dimensional numerical simulation
Liu, Bai (Institute of Civil Engineering and Transportation, Liaoning Technical University, Fuxin 123000, China); Zhang, Bin; Kong, Jing; Pang, Jian; Applied Mechanics and Materials, v 256-259, n PART 1, p 1276-1279, 2013, Advances in Civil Engineering II

Effects of carbon loading on the performance of functionalized carbon nanotube polymer heat sink for ultra high power light-emitting diode
Chen, S.H. (School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Nanyang, 639798, Singapore, Singapore); Tan, C.M.; Tan, E.; Kong, J.; Proceedings - Winter Simulation Conference, p 81-84, 2013, Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE 5th International Nanoelectronics Conference, INEC 2013

On the Effects of Frequency Scaling Over Capacity Scaling in Underwater Networks-Part II: Dense Network Model
Shin, Won-Yong (Division of Mobile Systems Engineering, College of International Studies, Dankook University, Yongin, 448-701, Korea, Republic of); Lucani, Daniel E.; Médard, Muriel; Stojanovic, Milica; Tarokh, Vahid; Wireless Personal Communications, p 1-19, 2013
Article in Press

High-throughput signal component separator for asymmetric multi-level outphasing power amplifiers
Li, Yan (Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Li, Zhipeng; Uyar, Oguzhan; Avniel, Yehuda; Megretski, Alexandre; Stojanovic, Vladimir; IEEE Journal of Solid-State Circuits, v 48, n 2, p 369-380, 2013

Introduction to the issue on optical interconnects for data centers
Young, Ian A. (Intel Corporation, Components Research, Hillsboro, OR 97124, United States); Bergman, Keren; Krishnamoorthy, Ashok V.; Stojanovic, Vladimir; IEEE Journal on Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, v 19, n 2, 2013

A wearable cardiac monitor for long-term data acquisition and analysis
Winokur, Eric S. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Delano, Maggie K.; Sodini, Charles G.; IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, v 60, n 1, p 189-192, 2013

Energy-aware design of compressed sensing systems for wireless sensors under performance and reliability constraints
Chen, Fred (Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Lim, Fabian; Abari, Omid; Chandrakasan, Anantha; Stojanovic, Vladimir; IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I: Regular Papers, v 60, n 3, p 650-661, 2013

Self-deployed magnetic polygons: Design, construction, and application
McEvoy, Robert P. (Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland); McMenamin, Martin; Ha, Gabriel; Lang, Jeffrey H.; Cantillon-Murphy, Pádraig; IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, v 49, n 1, p 496-505, 2013

Optimization of integrated transistors for very high frequency DC-DC converters
Sagneri, Anthony D. (OnChip Power Corporation, Boston, MA 02210, United States); Anderson, David I.; Perreault, David J.; IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, v 28, n 7, p 3614-3626, 2013

A single-phase photovoltaic inverter topology with a series-connected energy buffer
Pierquet, Brandon J. (Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195 WA, United States); Perreault, David J.; IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, v 28, n 10, p 4603-4611, 2013

A technology overview of the powerchip development program
Araghchini, Mohammad (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, United States); Chen, Jun; Doan-Nguyen, Vicky; Harburg, Daniel V.; Jin, Donghyun; Kim, Jungkwun; Kim, Min Soo; Lim, Seungbum; Lu, Bin; Piedra, Daniel; Qiu, Jizheng; Ranson, John; Sun, Min; Yu, Xuehong; Yun, Hongseok; Allen, Mark G.; Alamo, Jesús A.; Desgroseilliers, Gary; Herrault, Florian; Lang, Jeffrey H.; Levey, Christopher G.; Murray, Christopher B.; Otten, David; Palacios, Tomás; Perreault, David J.; Sullivan, Charles R.; IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, v 28, n 9, p 4182-4201, 2013

Self-calibration of catadioptric camera with two planar mirrors from silhouettes
Ying, Xianghua (Key Laboratory of Machine Perception, Ministry of Education, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China); Peng, Kun; Hou, Yongbo; Guan, Sheng; Kong, Jing; Zha, Hongbin; IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, v 35, n 5, p 1206-1220, 2013

Improving dopant incorporation during femtosecond-laser doping of Si with a Se thin-film dopant precursor
Smith, Matthew J. (Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 02139, United States); Sher, Meng-Ju; Franta, Benjamin; Lin, Yu-Ting; Mazur, Eric; Gradecak, Silvija; Applied Physics A: Materials Science and Processing, p 1-8, 2013
Article in Press

 

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